Sep 15, 2010 6:00am PDT
. dow jones down just about 12 points right now. >> all right, remember jennifer lopez? we have been talking about her -- [overlapping speakers] [ inaudible ] >> -- help discover the next american idol. >> and we will have the high- tech news everybody is -- [ inaudible ] >>> it is 6:56. let's go to tori to see what is coming up on mornings on 2. good morning. >> good morning. in minutes we are getting new details on the investigation into the san bruno explosion, including the search into whether reports of a gas smell were made in the days and weeks before the tragedy. >>> cal graduate sarah shourd is enjoying her first day of freedom after over a year of captivity. find out the challenge the u.s. state department is issuing to iran via twitter about her two companions. >>> tea party candidates score big primary wins but many republicans are not happy. we will find out why in the live report from washington, dc. >>> and the new study out this morning shows some big changes in how americans define a family. those stories and more on mornings on 2. now back to you on the morning news
Sep 15, 2010 7:00am PDT
the numbers. >>> also, the new titles that jennifer lopez it reportedly now add to her resume. wi totr wco l wcotiitt fow tewe >>> authorities have identified the man killed yesterday in a fishing bone accident in the san francisco bay. investigators say roland reed died after his boat slammed into the rocks near the richmond marina. the 71-year-old richmond man was a passenger on this boat. he had gone out fishing with three of his friends. investigators say they were not wearing life jackets. still not clear what caused the crash. >>> a 29-year-old san francisco man is due in court today. he will be facing charges in a deadly crash in the city's richmond district over the weekend. prosecutors say william rojas will be charged with vehicular manslaughter driving under the influence and driving on a suspended license. police say rojas ran a stop sign in his suv at cabrio and 40th avenue and hit another car. a 65-year-old woman who was a passenger in that other car was killed. >>> new data shows foreclosure situation is getting a bit better in the south bay and peninsula. 795,000 santa clara
Sep 14, 2010 11:30pm PDT
american idol judge is j.lo. several entertainment news outlets are reporting that jennifer lopez has signed up to be the new american idol judge. j.lo has not confirmed that. >>> the giants, padres and ro our real national pastime? saving money. and like baseball people love their stats. i started bringing my lunch to work -- 50 bucks a week in my pocket. here's a good one: state farm insures 40 million drivers. more than geico and progressive combined. i saved because i'm accident-free. of course, with so many ways to save including discounts of up to 40%, having that many customers shouldn't be a surprise. so ask a neighbor about state farm, then call an agent at 1-800-state-farm or go online. >>> mark joins joins us now with sports, barry zito just can't get a break. >> it's hard to pin anything on him tonight. but you remember 49ers fans used to have a quarterback as jebol, and the coach used to say, just enough to lose. and that's what they can say about zito today. hard to say who it is there that wants get cozy with posey. but whatever. giants one all night. juan uribe erro
Sep 15, 2010 5:00am PDT
. it also appears that singer actress jennifer lopez, we call her jay-lo is in as the new american idol. several reports say she signed a 12 million dollar one year deal to be a judge on fox's hit tv show but american idol producers or even jay-lo have not confirmed it yet. we are still waiting to hear who will join her if she is there as one of the judges. >> i am excited. >> i am excited too. >> i think she will be a great judge. we will see. it is a fun show to watch -- [overlapping speakers] [ inaudible ] >> -- pink -- >> -- yeah -- >> -color -- [overlapping speakers] [ inaudible ] >> -- pretty good. northbound 280 up to highway 17 is moving along very well. sunol grade let's go there. traffic is getting busier on the way to the south bay. no major problems. driving in from the livermore valley red on our censors. back to the desk. >> 5:58. federal investigators arriving today at the san bruno disaster scene, they are taking the lead in the search what caused last week's gas line explosion, plus one of the top political leaders in the state will see the disaster for the first time.